First-Year Residential Learning Communities

Honors, ’12

Honors: The First-Year Honors Residential Learning Community is a cohort of first-year students accepted to the Honors Program. Students live together in a community of scholars who have a mutual interest for striving in academic excellence.

Honors, ’12

Lavender: The Lavender Residential Learning Community provides Queer and GLBT2QA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirit, questioning, asexual, and allied) students at Bridgewater State University with safe and consistent spaces to build community, foster identity development, increase knowledge of GLBT2QA/Queer topics and scholarship while improving GLBT2QA/Queer student retention and facilitating student success.

Leadership: The First-Year Leadership Residential Learning Community is a mutually supportive environment that challenges participants to further their ability to impact change in their own lives, their groups and their communities.

Science Math, ’12

Science & Math: The Science and Math Residential Learning Community offers students majoring in math or science the opportunity to live among other students that have also declared the disciplines as their major.

Service Based, ’12

Service-Based Learning Community: The Service-Based Residential Learning Community is a group of students that are dedicated to becoming engaged in their community and making a difference through service.

Science Math, ’12

Women in Science & Math: The Women in Science and Math Residential Learning Community provides support and networking opportunities to first year women majoring in science and mathematics. This RLC works in partnership with the Science & Math RLC but provides intentional space and opportunities that aim to promote the success of women in the STEM disciplines.